VCCS Diversity, Inclusion and Student Success Conference

Do you have ideas for engaging and supporting multicultural professionals in the workplace or successfully enhancing retention and success rates of minority students? Please share them with your colleagues throughout the Virginia Community College System (VCCS). The VCCS Diversity, Inclusion and Student Success Conference is next month. The conference goal is to build capacity and advocacy for the success of our diverse student body and workforce.

Conference Details:

Who: VCCS faculty, staff and administrators

When: Thursday, October 6 (12:00 p.m.) to Friday, October 7 (12:00 p.m.)

Where: VCCS System Office, 300 Arboretum Place, Richmond, VA 23236

To submit proposals, please go online. Deadline for Proposals: Friday, September 9

All VCCS faculty and staff can submit their ideas for a conference session. Please note, if you already submitted a proposal you are welcome to resubmit at the link above but it is not required. Your original proposal will be considered.

This conference is hosted by the VCCS System Office. For all questions, please contact VCCS Diversity Officer Kate Haselhorst at

If you are interested in attending the conference on behalf of NOVA or serving as a volunteer for the conference, please contact Equity and Diversity Director Everett Eberhardt at 703.323.3006 or

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